Inaugural Session - The 47th Union World Conference on Lung Health

In the keynote speech at the Inaugural session Stephen Lewis, the co-founder and co-director of AIDS-Free world, gave a fiery and hard hitting speech, including a list of 10 actions needed to eliminate tuberculosis (TB) for good. He said:

"No more sweetness and light. Another year, another two million lives. There’s not a tenable reason on earth to lose those two million lives. TB is curable.”